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Guide to Classroom Discussions

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Dr. C.  Cavanaugh  


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The Importance of Classroom Discussion.

Leading a Discussion.

Communicating Expectations.

Preparing Students for Discussion.

Discussion Strategies

Getting a discussion started.

Helping students try various conversational roles.

Helping students develop conversational skills.

Keeping a conversation going.

Discussion Formats and Activities.

Arranging the Classroom..

Closure and Evaluating Classroom Discussions.

Drs. Cavanaugh 2001

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